Don Whipple is the Executive Director of Bethesda Outreach Ministries. It is a ministry in South Africa to Orphans. Don presents three questions to consider from the book of James about our relationship with the Lord. It is so easy to be deceived and the danger is to genuinely miss the reality of the deception. […]
Responding to the call to Follow Christ requires faith and obedience. The objective in Following Christ is to learn from Him and become like Him. This journey of faith can seem risky and scary until we see Jesus in all His glory. The drive to Follow Christ is fueled by beholding His glory. Unfortunately the […]
Faith is an amazing thing. It is impossible to separate ourselves from living by faith. Every day we are confronted by things that we must make a choice to either believe or reject. The question that we explore this morning is “Is following Jesus worth the risk?” Following Jesus requires undivided faith that God’s economy […]
Is Jesus worth following? The answer depends upon your motivation. The crowd in John 6 was eager to follow Jesus but soon realized that following Jesus meant something quite different than that which they were seeking. What about you? Why do you seek Jesus? The message ends with a song by John Waller – As […]
Simple childlike faith is the starting point of conversion. Following Jesus is a life long process of refining faith for our growth and his glory. How does this process work? God uses circumstances in our life to help us exercise our faith in order to become more like His Son.
From one Follower to another, Peter wants us to see the unexpected, shocking concern, care, and compassion of the Savior of the World. He invites for you to know Him more and to grow in faith and understanding of the unending, personal, intimate love that He has for you. (The audio begins in the middle […]
Do you remember the day that you accepted the call of Jesus to Follow Him? By studying the life of Peter we can see three components of the irresistible call of God’s grace. What these components teach us about the call of God on our lives should help us to understand our role and responsibilities […]